1956 D Wheat Penny has estimated the 1956 D Wheat Penny value at an average of 15 cents, one in certified mint state (MS+) could be worth $6. (see details)...

1956 D Wheat Penny

Type: Wheat Penny
Year: 1956
Mint Mark: D
Face Value: 0.01 USD
Total Produced: 1,098,201,000 [?]
Silver Content: 0%
Numismatic Value: 15 cents to $6.00
Value: As a rough estimate of this coins value you can assume this coin in average condition will be valued at somewhere around 15 cents, while one in certified mint state (MS+) condition could bring as much as $6 at auction. This price does not reference any standard coin grading scale. So when we say average, we mean in a similar condition to other coins issued in 1956, and mint state meaning it is certified MS+ by one of the top coin grading companies. [?].

Additional Info: D Shadow above other D in mint mark error is known. They sell for a max of $100 at the moment of this writing. No wheat pennies issued at the San Francisco mint this year. Just Denver and Philadelphia versions.

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**When we say that 1,098,201,000, of these coins were produced or minted in 1956 this number doesn't always match the actual circulation count for this coin. The numbers come from the United States mint, and they don't reflect coins that have been melted, destroyed, or those that have never been released. Please keep that in mind.

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